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THE RIGHT STUFF PIERWSZY KROK W KOSMOS PHILP KAUFMAN 2 DVD S.E. PL

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THE RIGHT STUFF PIERWSZY KROK W KOSMOS PHILP KAUFMAN 2 DVD S.E.
Tytuł oryginalny: The Right Stuff
Tytuł polski: Pierwszy krok w Kosmos
Rok produkcji: 1983
Kraj: United States
Reżyseria: Philip Kaufman
Obsada: Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Dennis Quaid, Fred Ward

Opis:

Nagrodzony czterema Oscarami film opowiada o początkach amerykańskiej astronautyki i pierwszych astronautach. 14 października 1947 roku Chuck Yeager dokonuje pierwszej udanej próby pokonania samolotem bariery dźwięku. Dziesięć lat później świat obiega wiadomość o pomyślnym wystrzeleniu przez Związek Radziecki pierwszego sztucznego satelity. Zaniepokojony tym prezydent Eisenhowerprzyśpiesza realizację amerykańskiego programu badań nad przestrzenią kosmiczną...

Philip Kaufman's intimate epic about the Mercury astronauts (based on Tom Wolfe's book) was one of the most ambitious and spectacularly exciting movies of the 1980s. It surprised almost everybody by not becoming a smash hit. By all rights, the film should have been every bit the success that Apollo 13 would later become; The Right Stuff is not only just as thrilling, but it is also a bigger and better movie. Combining history (both established and revisionist), grand mythmaking (and myth puncturing), adventure, melodrama, behind-the-scenes dish, spectacular visuals, and a down-to-earth sense of humour, The Right Stuff chronicles NASA's efforts to put a man in orbit. Such an achievement would be the first step toward President Kennedy's goal of reaching the moon, and, perhaps most important of all, would win a crucial public relations/morale victory over the Soviets, who had delivered a stunning blow to American pride by launching Sputnik, the first satellite. The movie contrasts the daring feats of the unsung test pilots--one of whom, Chuck Yeager, embodied more than anyone else the skill and spirit of Wolfe's title--against the heavily publicised (and sanitised) accomplishments of the Mercury astronauts. Through no fault of their own, the spacemen became prisoners of the heroic images the government created for them in order to capture the public's imagination. The casting is inspired; the film features Sam Shepard as the legendary Yeager, Ed Harris as John Glenn, Dennis Quaid as "Gordo" Cooper, Scott Glenn as Alan Shepard, Fred Ward as Gus Grissom, Scott Wilson as Scott Crossfield, and Pamela Reed and Veronica Cartwright are superb in their thankless roles as astronauts' wives.

 

Obraz: 1.78
Czas trwania: 166 min
Dźwięk: English
Napisy: English, German, polskie
Polska wersja językowa: napisy
Dodatki: 

The Right Stuff Special Edition comes with a sizeable second disc of extra features. There are two separate commentary tracks pieced together from a selection of soundbites--one from the cast (including an introduction from technical advisor Yeager) and the other from the production team. 

There are also four separate documentaries. The largest of these is John Glenn: American Hero, a 90-minute PBS special charting the legendary astronaut's life and including some great documentary footage of his appearance on Name That Tune (recreated in the film). Realising the Right Stuff (21 mins) and T-20 Years and Counting (10 mins) are both standard selections of cast and crew interviews. The Real Men with the Right Stuff (15 mins) features documentary footage and interviews with the surviving members of the Mercury team (Gordon Cooper, Scott Carpenter and Walter Schirra). Deleted scenes, the theatrical trailer and an "Interactive Timeline to Space" make up the remainder.

Region: Region 2 (Polska, Europa)
Ilość dysków: 2
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